Sarantsev seminar provides a forum for exchange of new information and discussion in the area of acceleration science and engineering, development of new projects of heavy ion and lepton colliders, particle beam physics, new accelerator designs, modernization of existing facilities, accelerators for scientific purposes and applications, as well as attraction of young scientists to the problems of accelerator physics. Particular attention will be given to these issues in the light of the implementation of mega-science project NICA.